589  
WGUS44 KLCH 302330  
FLWLCH  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
630 PM CDT TUE JUL 30 2019  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN LOUISIANA...  
 
WHISKY CHITTO CREEK NEAR MITTIE  
CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR OBERLIN  
CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR KINDER  
CALCASIEU RIVER AT OLD TOWN BAY  
BAYOU NEZPIQUE NEAR BASILE  
MERMENTAU RIVER NEAR MERMENTAU  
 
LAC003-311330-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0139.190731T0352Z-190802T1200Z/  
/OBCL1.2.ER.190731T0352Z.190731T1800Z.190802T0000Z.NO/  
630 PM CDT TUE JUL 30 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR OBERLIN.  
* FROM THIS EVENING TO FRIDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS  
CANCELLED.  
* AT 6:15 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.2 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TONIGHT AND CONTINUE TO RISE  
TO NEAR 16.0 FEET BY TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 15.0 FEET...MODERATE FLOODING WILL OCCUR  
WITH SEVERAL ACCESS ROADS TO THE RIVER FLOODED.  

 
 
LAT...LON 3078 9267 3058 9277 3058 9289 3071 9283 3077 9273  
 

 
 
LAC003-053-311330-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0140.190801T1100Z-190803T2200Z/  
/KDRL1.1.ER.190801T1100Z.190802T0000Z.190803T1000Z.NO/  
630 PM CDT TUE JUL 30 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR KINDER.  
* FROM THURSDAY MORNING TO SATURDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING  
IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 6:00 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.3 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 17.0 FEET BY THURSDAY EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 18.0 FEET...IF GAGE READING AT KINDER  
REACHES 18 FEET, FLOODING BEGINS TO CUT OFF SOME OF THE ROADS  
AROUND TOPSY IN NORTHWEST JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH.  

 
 
LAT...LON 3059 9277 3045 9293 3033 9309 3035 9318 3058 9290  
 

 
 
LAC019-311330-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0141.190802T0600Z-000000T0000Z/  
/OTBL1.1.ER.190802T0600Z.190804T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
630 PM CDT TUE JUL 30 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CALCASIEU RIVER AT OLD TOWN BAY.  
* FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE  
WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.  
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 4.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OF GOOS FERRY  
ROAD WILL OCCUR.  

 
 
LAT...LON 3038 9314 3031 9303 3025 9308 3019 9321 3030 9329  
 

 
 
LAC003-311330-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0142.190731T1133Z-190804T0000Z/  
/MTTL1.1.ER.190731T1133Z.190801T1200Z.190803T1200Z.NO/  
630 PM CDT TUE JUL 30 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE WHISKY CHITTO CREEK NEAR MITTIE.  
* FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING TO SATURDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING  
IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 6:15 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.3 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW MORNING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 18.5 FEET BY THURSDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 18.2 FEET...CARPENTER'S BRIDGE ROAD IS  
FLOODED.  
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 15.0 FEET...MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING NEAR  
THE CREEK WILL OCCUR.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3074 9284 3059 9287 3049 9285 3047 9294  
3061 9299 3075 9294  
 

 
 
LAC001-003-039-053-311330-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0143.190801T0200Z-000000T0000Z/  
/BSLL1.1.ER.190801T0200Z.190802T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
630 PM CDT TUE JUL 30 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE BAYOU NEZPIQUE NEAR BASILE.  
* FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING  
IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 6:15 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.2 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 22.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW LATE EVENING AND  
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 23.0 FEET BY FRIDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 24.0 FEET...MODERATE FLOOD THREAT  
DOWNSTREAM INCLUDING A FEW RESIDENCES NEAR JENNINGS, MERMENTAU, AND  
SILVERWOOD. OPERATIONS AT SILVERWOOD SHIPYARD COULD BE AFFECTED.  
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 22.0 FEET...MINOR AGRICULTURAL FLOOD  
DAMAGE WILL OCCUR.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3062 9250 3022 9256 3022 9267 3046 9269 3061 9262  
 

 
 
LAC001-053-113-311330-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0144.190802T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/MRML1.1.ER.190802T0000Z.190803T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
630 PM CDT TUE JUL 30 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE MERMENTAU RIVER NEAR MERMENTAU.  
* FROM THURSDAY EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING  
IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 6:15 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.7 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 4.3 FEET BY FRIDAY EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 4.0 FEET...MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING NEAR THE  
RIVER WILL OCCUR.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3024 9255 3019 9254 3004 9260 3004 9276 3025 9266  
 

 
 
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